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So obviously false

Published December 19, 2012 1:01 am
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Two items:

1. The respected fact-checking site PolitiFact.com just named its "2012 Lie of the Year": Mitt Romney's brazen campaign lie "that Jeep was moving its U.S. production to China. … Even though Jeep's parent company gave a quick and clear denial, Mitt Romney repeated it and his campaign turned it into a TV ad.

And they stood by the claim, even as the media and the public expressed collective outrage against something so obviously false."

2. LDS article of faith 13: "We believe in being honest, true, chaste, benevolent, virtuous, and in doing good to all men …"

Jens Hammer

Brighton

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